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Re: Enterprise: Is it allowed to use AGPL community modules?

- 10/05/2015 13:54:00

Discussions about licensing are usually that painful ;-)

Only authors can decide for their own modules whether or not they feel
their code is illegally/legally reused.
For non-OCA modules, courts will refer to the general rules and
specific agreements if relevent.

For sure your statement below is not true in the outside world but
agreed by OCA in the specific case of Odoo OCA modules :
"AGPL modules can't be depended upon by
anything except other AGPL modules."

Not all modules for Odoo V8 were AGPL, and this is normal. Dependency
is not what defines derivated work. You may find interesting the paper
I pointed already here, in particular the paragraph related to Object
Oriented programs :